Heli Whalewatch (30 min), Kaikoura
A helicopter is the only true way to experience the many natural wonders that Kaikoura has to offer. Kaikoura is world-famous for its whale watching, but it also boasts some spectacular scenery and the ultimate vantage point is from the air. Taking off from the beach-front helipads, within minutes you are hovering over the playground of one of the world’s largest marine mammals, the magnificent Sperm Whale. Learn more about the mighty whale in the 20 minute personal briefing prior to departure, then fly in comfort for 30 minutes captivated by the remarkable views. You’ll get the photo opportunity of a lifetime, capturing the giant Sperm Whale from head to tail as you hover & slowly circle overhead. Everyone is welcome, including the disabled & those that suffer from sea sickness. Wear closed footwear & season-appropriate clothing.
Prices are in New Zealand Dollars (NZD). The tour is available each day except Christmas Day. Working hours: 7 days a week from 08:00 to 17:00. Minimal number of passengers - 2.
Total duration of the tour
50 minutes including safety briefing. 30 minutes flight.
If we are unable to fly due to adverse weather conditions, there will be no charge to the client. We are happy to delay or re schedule your flight to the next available time slot. If you wish to change or cancel your booking, you must contact us in advance to avoid a penalty. Cancellations made by the client are dealt with on a case by case basis.
Kaikoura Helicopters, Whaleway Station Rd, Kaikoura 7300